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what is causing sinus problems in 10 year old?

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Dr. Alexander Gorup
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 29 years experience
Check adenoids: Many reasons but suggest checking the adenoids. Go see an ent.

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A 38-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me the difference between bradycardia and sinus bradycardia?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mike Bowman
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 19 years experience
Easy...: Bradycardia means a slow heart rate. Sinus bradycardia means a slow heart rate that originates from the normal location in the heart.
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A 35-year-old member asked:

What does sinus bradycardia look like on an ecg?

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Dr. Martin Bress
Internal Medicine 50 years experience
See below: Sinus bradycardia is usually defined as a heart beat of less than 60 beats per minute. Iit by itself does not indicate a heart problem.
A 46-year-old member asked:

Is a sinus tachycardia same thing as supraventricular tachycardia?

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Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Cardiology 23 years experience
No: Sinus tachycardia is the normal fast heart rate that results from a stressful situation, physically or emotionally (running, being upset, having fever, etc...). Svt is an arrhythmia that usually requires abnormalities of the electrical conduction system of the heart, and if frequent and troubling needs directed treatment. Sinus tachycardia does not require treatment of its own usually.
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A 34-year-old member asked:

What is a sinus rhythm with a right bundle branch block?

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Dr. Louis Grenzer
Cardiology 55 years experience
Wiring of heart: Sinus rhythm means that the electrical activity that controls the contraction of the heart, starts in the sinus node. Right bundle branch block means that the right bundle (part of the electrical wiring) does not conduct the impulse which changes the appearance of the ekg. Right bundle branch block as opposed to left bundle branch block is usually benign.
A 47-year-old member asked:

What causes sinus problems in 10 year old?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 50 years experience
Allergies or virus: "sinus" problems in children are often the result of viral upper respiratory infections. If there are persistent positive findings of chronic sinusitis, then allergies, structural anomalies and immune disorders need to be ruled out. This is accomplished by pediatric ENT specialist. If the child is robust and has no other problems, then is likely a minor issue.
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
I would like to add Cystic Fibrosis as another possible cause of chronic pediatric sinusitis.
Oct 28, 2014

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